But balancing quality and cost is no easy task.
The new mayor plans to settle the landmark case.
If only he'd made this a central plank in his campaign for mayor! (And not been an Internet skeezball.)
An artist pays respect to the victims of the Japanese tsunami with cute, heart-shaped gum wads.
Officials hope it'll make streets safer. But pedestrians are often the victim of careless, speeding drivers.
Chris Christie described it as "the ugliest damn building" in the state, "and maybe America."
Cars are getting quieter. Should horns be getting quieter as well?
Half of the nods for this year's biggest awards went to artists living in L.A., New York, or Nashville.
Portraits of a borough in transition.
We can't imagine a better ad for a Florida vacation.
The company's bike-sharing systems are in place in cities all over the world. So what happens next?
Next time someone tries to pick your Apple, give them a taste of your Yellow Jacket.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's plan to eliminate pedestrian deaths.
Never underestimate the power of commuting issues.
The fluffy-white hunters are everywhere this year, from New York to Baltimore all the way down to Florida.
The New Jersey governor became a conservative icon after shutting down a major tunnel project. Now, his reputation hangs in the balance.
Where one man's fascination with burgers and New York's MTA intersect.
A new map showing the carbon footprint for nearly every zip code indicates that suburbs are powerful greenhouse-gas emitters.
This outdated tradition may cause new mayors more headaches than its worth.